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21 Feb 2018
This is a sexual reproductive health project in the districts of Kiboga and Isingiro focusing on influencing district decision makers to increase funding for family planning (FP) and youth friendly services (YFS).  HEPS is doing this through building capacity of communities and health workers to engage decision makers to prioritize and increase...
12 Feb 2018
Stake holders in Kamuli district have called for action to tackle the high teenage pregnancies and unsafe abortions which have left many young girls out of school while others die while procuring unsafe abortion. The call was made by stake holders in five different sub-counties where our team under the Access to Medicines and Commodities on Sexual...
31 Jan 2018
Quite often, we hear stories of people who have been bitten by snakes. But the biggest worry is always how such a victim will be treated given the fact that most health facilities lack medicines for snake bites. Snakebite envenoming kills more than 125,000 people each year and leaves more than 400,000 victims with severe disability. It kills more...
22 Jan 2018
The medicines Transprency Alliance (MeTA) is a DFID initiative that brings together public, private and civil society stakeholders with an interest in the outcomes of the medicines market to agree on through increased transparency in the supply chain. MeTA aims to increase transparency in the medicines market specifically in low and middle income...